Liddle, Associate Dean for Academic Excellence and assistant professor of management, comes to Lipscomb with two decades of industry experience. He began his career at KPMG and then spent almost 15 years at HCA’s corporate offices in Nashville. During his tenure at HCA, Liddle had the opportunity to serve in roles in audit, information technology, finance and operations. He is a CPA, has earned his MBA and completed his Ph.D. in health services administration at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. His primary areas of interest are examining the use of technology and innovation in the realm of health care.